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January 23, 2012

CNN: A Growing Web of Pressure Over Iran

Iranian officials have threatened to close the Strait of Hormuz, a critical transit point for one-fifth of the world’s oil. The United States warned Iran against such a move. While many analysts refer to the threat as “saber-rattling,” NIAC President Trita Parsi says that if Iran considers itself as being engaged in a war, it might actually try such a move.

 

 

 

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